Posts filed under “Financial Press”

10 Friday AM Reads

Hey, the last reads of Spring: Get ‘em while they are fresh: (Continues here)

• Why stock markets keep shrugging off crisis after crisis (WonkBlog) but see With little upside left in euro zone bonds, how much is there in equities? (MoneyBeat)
• Performance for Pay? The Relation Between CEO Incentive Compensation and Future Stock Price Performance (SSRN)
• Gold posted biggest daily gain in nine months on Thursday (WSJ) see also Are You A Goldbug? – A Simple Quiz, Part 1 (Kid Dynamite’s World)
• Monkeys Are Better Stockpickers Than You’d Think (Barron’s)

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10 Thursday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Your genes affect your betting behavior (Berkeley News Center) • Retirees Suffer as 401(k) Rollover Boom Enriches Brokers (Bloomberg) • It’s a New American Dream and it’s only for the Super Rich (MarketWatch) • Credit rating industry dodges reforms, despite role in financial meltdown (Public Integrity) • Why standard macro…Read More

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10 Thursday AM Reads

My morning reads to get your Thursday going: (Continues here) • Active Management Required (Above the Market) see also Global Multi-Asset Market Portfolio 1959-2012 (SSRN) • Dangerous Financial Words (Motley Fool) • Amazon Unveils the Fire Phone (Re/Code) see also Amazon phone responds to users’ eye movements and can display 3-D images (WSJ) • Buh-bye: Harvard Money…Read More

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10 Wednesday PM Reads

Put that iPhone down, you Candy Crush playing eejit, and enjoy these Train readings: • Fed Keeps Rates Unchanged, Sees Eventual Rise in 2015, 2016 (WSJ) • The fortunes of forecasters are telling, so why do we still listen? (Episode) • Of darkish pools (FT Alphaville) • Chinese companies have racked up $14.2 trillion in…Read More

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10 Wednesday AM Reads

My midweek reads to start the trading day (continues here): • China’s Brewing Subprime Crisis (Bloomberg View) see also Chinese companies have racked up $14.2 trillion in debt—more than any other country on the planet (Quartz) • Investment flows return to emerging markets (WSJ) • Retirees Suffer as $300 Billion 401(k) Rollover Boom Enriches Brokers…Read More

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10 Tuesday PM Reads

My afternoon train reading (assuming I can keep my eyes open): • 5 brain flaws that make you a lousy investor (USA Today) but see 10 Lazy Ways to Appear Smarter (PsyBlog) • Definition of ‘Rich’ Changes With Income (NY Times) • Teens politely inform bank they can crack all its ATMs (DailyDot) • Orszag: It’s…Read More

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10 Tuesday AM Reads

Good Tuesday morning. Start it off right with these reads: (Continues here) • Investor distrust drives rise in cash holdings (FT) but see Five ways with valuation (FT Alphaville) • Uber Bear Sees ‘Super Spike’ in VIX (MoneyBeat) • No, war doesn’t boost economic growth (The Week) • Offshore Cash of $2 Trillion Sparks Hunt for…Read More

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10 Monday PM Reads

My afternoon train reading: • I’d Choose Emerging Markets, Wouldn’t You? (Research Affiliates) see also Japan’s Abe Is the World’s Best Leader (Bloomberg View) • Money Buys Happiness, and Other Quick Lessons About Life Satisfaction in America (Slate) • Kessler: High-Frequency Trading Needs One Quick Fix (WSJ) • Larry Summers’ Attempt to Rewrite Cramdown History (Credit…Read More

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10 Monday AM Reads

It’s Monday already — where did the weekend go?  Start your workweek with these expertly curated reads: (continues here) • Blast From the Past: Could Stocks Melt Up? (MoneyBeat) • Why stock buybacks are losing their fizz (MarketWatch) see also Can you handle the market’s stress test? (MoneyBeat) • Shiller CAPE Peaches Smell Like BS…Read More

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10 Sunday Reads

Celebrate Sunday morning with some coffee and these expertly curated reads: • The Low-Cost Fund Arms Race (Morningstar) • Brokers Fight Rule to Favor Best Interests of Customers (NY Times) • China No-Money-Down Housing Echoes U.S. Subprime Loan Risks (Bloomberg) • Think like a statistician – without the math (Flowing Data) but see Nudge economics: has…Read More

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